The Journey of a People: The Era of Restoration, 1820 to 1844
By Mark A. Scherer
This 535-page book chronicles the early years of the Latter Day Saint Community of Christ movement from 1820 to 1844. It draws on research and writing of the best scholars of Mormon history and follows the life and times of founder Joseph Smith Jr. until his death in 1844. Includes extensive footnotes, photographs,and illustrations.